Catholic church has new pope; white smoke rises

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This April 4, 2005 file photo shows Argentine Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, celebrating a Mass in honor of Pope John Paul II at the Buenos Aires Cathedral in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Bergoglio, who took the name of Pope Francis, was elected on Wednesday.
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Argentine Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio has been elected pope. He is the first pontiff from Americas. Bergoglio has chosen the name...

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BLOOMSBURG — A town man “snapped” after learning his wife was leaving him, threw her down, and retrieved their sleeepingr 6-year-old son so he could “say goodbye to your mom,” charges...

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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Fans of the late Penn State University football coach Joe Paterno are planning to commission a new bronze statue of him, and place it across from the school....

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DANVILLE — School in Danville will resume Monday, and graduation is set for June 13.

Teachers may strike until Friday, but must return to the classroom Monday to get 180 days of...

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